The Economic History of European Jews : Late Antiquity and Early Middle Ages
By: Toch, Michael.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Études sur le Judaïsme Médiéval: Publisher: Leiden : BRILL, 2012Description: 1 online resource (383 p.).ISBN: 9789004235397.Subject(s): Germany -- Ethnic relations | Jews -- Germany -- Economic conditions | Jews -- Germany -- History -- 1096-1800 | Peasants -- Germany -- HistoryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Economic History of European Jews : Late Antiquity and Early Middle AgesDDC classification: 330.9401089924 | 943/.004924 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Preface; Introduction; Part One Stocktaking: Regional Populations and Livelihoods; Chapter One Byzantium; People and Communities; Economic Pursuits; Chapter Two Italy; People and Communities; Economic Pursuits; Chapter Three Gaul, the Lands of the Franks, France and Germany; People and Communities; Economic Pursuits; Late Antiquity and the Merovingian Period; From the Carolingian Period to the 11th Century; Agriculture and Landholding; Commerce; Credit and Monetary Transactions; Officials and Entrepreneurs; Chapter Four The Iberian Peninsula; People and Communities
Economic PursuitsLate Antiquity and Visigothic Period; From the 8th to the 11th Century; Landholding and Agriculture; Commerce; Credit and Monetary Transactions; Entrepreneurs, Craftsmen, and Officials; Chapter Five Eastern Europe; People and Places; Economic Pursuits; Part Two Economic Functions and Significance; Chapter Six Jews, Commerce, and Money; Slave Traders?; A Monopoly of Intercontinental Traders?; The Lure of the Orient: Radhanites and Genizah Traders; Re-dimensioning Jewish Trade: Local and Regional Contacts; Credit and Money; Currency, Minting, and Officials
Chapter Seven Landholding, Crafts, Enterprises, Medicine, and the Internal Jewish EconomyLandholding and Agriculture; Crafts, Enterprises, and Medicine; The Internal Jewish Economy and the Domestic Mode of Production; Chapter Eight Historical Conclusions; Jewish History, General History; South and North: One Jewish World?; The Sexual Division of Labor: Women in the Economy; The Occupational Spectrum; Minority Status; Maps; Appendix One Places of Jewish Settlement in the Byzantine Empire; Appendix Two Places of Jewish Settlement in Italy
Appendix Three Places of Jewish Settlement in France and GermanyAppendix Four Places of Jewish Settlement in Iberia; List of Abbreviations; Bibliography; Primary Sources; Secondary Literature; Index
The Economic History of European Jews offers a radical revision of demographics and economics. It explains how the presence of Jews was a limited one and their trade was just that, trade by Jews, not "Jewish Trade".
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